Rev. Kim Y. Neal
THE REVEREND DR. KIM Y. NEAL is a native of Brooklyn, New York where she received her formative academic preparation. Her faith journey began with an early acknowledgement of her calling to preach and she has served in a full range of congregational leadership as a senior pastor, executive pastor, associate pastor and associate minister in her 35 years of servant leadership. Her calling and commitment to preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ has fueled her gifts as a national evangelist, author and activist, worship leader and worshipper. Rev. Kim’s multi-disciplined education has provided a broad theological landscape for impactful and insightful interpretation of Scripture. Reverend Kim is a subscriber of being a lifetime learner and describes her education as the anchor in the turbulent waters of contemporary culture and contextual ethics. She is a graduate of City College of the City University of the City of New York. She is also a graduate of the dual degree program at Union Theological Seminary in conjunction with Columbia University School of Social Work. Her continuing education led her to American Academy McAllister Institute, also in New York City, where she graduated with a degree in Mortuary Science. Reverend Kim considers her highest achievement to be the parent of a teenage daughter, Stephanie Nicole. They currently live in Newark, DE. Her life leading Scripture is “...what doth the Lord require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?” - Micah 6:8.